In all events you need a total of 8 rodeos and a minimum of 2 FCA lead rodeos to qualify for the finals. You also need to have money won and be in the standings.
In the standings there are two numbers after your name, the first number is the FCA lead rodeos and the 2nd number is non FCA rodeos. The first number after your name must be 2 and the two numbers combined must equal 8.
We are taking the following to the finals.
Open Events: Top 10 in the standings
Novice Horse, Junior Bulls, Junior Barrels, Breakaway (Ladies & Junior) & Pee Wee: Top 6 in the standings
Junior Steer Riding Top 10 in the standings
LOCAL ENTRIES - you may only enter one rodeo a year as a local if the rodeo takes locals
Caroline - Lori Kalin 403-638-7611 Monday May 2 - Monday May 9th at 2:00 pm
Water Valley - 403-453-1472 Monday May 23 9 am to 1 pm
Crossfield - Tammy Craig 403-815-6860 May 24th - 26th
Bassano - Aleta Steinbach 403-501-8757 June 8th
Dogpound - Tamara Ziebarth 403-993-3501 July 4th to July 11th at 1:00 pm
Didsbury - Craig Anderson 403-335-3349 or 403-507-1195 August 2 - Monday August 8th 12:00 Noon
Cochrane - TBD
Disclaimer: All committees will be asked to follow AHS Guidelines at FCA sanctioned events.
Please check the schedule to see if there are phone in entries, in most cases the entries are online ONLY
IF WE DO PHONE IN Entries - The entry number is 403-453-0845 please check the schedule for the entry day & times. Please do not call the main FCA number to enter, the main number does not get answered on entry days.
Order of Go - Please watch the draw for order of go
Slack Order of go at all FCA Rodeos is: TD/LBAW/JBAW/SW/TR/LBR/JBR/PWB
Entry Fee Payment: You do have the opportunity to prepay your entry fees, you will receive an email with the fees owed. Fees must be paid by end of day Tuesday prior to rodeo (Dogpound will have a different date), after this date you must pay at the Rodeo by cash or cheque. Please ensure you are using the correct password for etransfers.
Etransfer to email@example.com and use the password fcarodeo
Turnout Information (this is not the full rule please see rule book for full turnout information):
You must email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are a turnout or medical. Entry Fees/Admin Fees/Finals Fees still need to be paid. Turnouts must be received by email 2 hours prior to the rodeo or you will be considered Non Notified. This goes for all members (non FCA included). Please do not call or email the main FCA email to turnout, the rodeo secretary will not know you are a turnout.
Vet/Medical, you must email a Dr's note to email@example.com the Monday following the rodeo Admin/Finals Fees still need to be paid.
If it is non notified All Fees & $100 Fine will need to be paid. If it is a notified Turnout All Fees & $50 will need to be paid.
When in doubt please see the FCA rule book for turnout information.